User's Manual: Joints

Best and Worst Jobs for People in Pain

On-the-job pain management starts with finding an occupation that meets your needs.
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Auto mechanics

Auto mechanics also landed on the list of the Top 10 Jobs that cause back pain.

Using tools like wrenches and screwdrivers can be nearly impossible for people with conditions like RA that affect the hands.

Mechanics also work in awkward positions all day—bending to work under car hoods and sliding around under cars.

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